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Thailand reports record Covid-19 infections after prison clusters
'Israel has a right to defend itself', says Biden as Gaza violence escalates 
On Eid, Xinjiang imams defend China against US criticism
Nepal's hospitals stop admitting Covid-19 patients due to scarcity of oxygen 
UK watchdog warns holiday companies over refunds as travel restarts
White House weighs evacuating Afghans as time runs out
Two foreign climbers die on Everest: Expedition agency
Indian-American Congressman meets Kamala Harris over Covid-19 crisis in India
US safety agency opens probe of fatal Tesla crash in California 
EU countries urged to halt non-essential travel from India in view of Covid-19
World could have prevented Covid catastrophe: Pandemic panel